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Incidence Rate Report for New Jersey by County

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Lung & Bronchus, All Ages
Sorted by Rate
County
Annual Incidence Rate
over rate period
(95% Confidence Interval)

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
New Jersey3 55.3 (54.4, 56.2) 2,977 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 54.4 (54.2, 54.5) 96,456 2006-2010
Union County7 42.6 (39.4, 45.9) 136 2006-2010
Hudson County7 43.1 (39.9, 46.5) 136 2006-2010
Somerset County7 44.8 (40.5, 49.5) 82 2006-2010
Essex County7 46.6 (43.7, 49.6) 204 2006-2010
Passaic County7 46.7 (43.1, 50.5) 130 2006-2010
Hunterdon County7 48.3 (41.2, 56.3) 35 2006-2010
Morris County7 48.3 (44.8, 52.0) 146 2006-2010
Bergen County7 49.6 (47.1, 52.2) 306 2006-2010
Middlesex County7 51.8 (48.9, 54.9) 238 2006-2010
Mercer County7 52.2 (47.9, 56.8) 110 2006-2010
Warren County7 59.6 (51.6, 68.6) 41 2006-2010
Salem County7 59.6 (49.8, 71.0) 27 2006-2010
Burlington County7 60.3 (56.3, 64.6) 169 2006-2010
Cumberland County7 60.5 (53.4, 68.4) 53 2006-2010
Monmouth County7 63.9 (60.3, 67.6) 252 2006-2010
Sussex County7 67.1 (59.1, 75.9) 54 2006-2010
Camden County7 68.1 (63.9, 72.4) 207 2006-2010
Atlantic County7 68.5 (63.0, 74.3) 118 2006-2010
Ocean County7 70.0 (66.6, 73.5) 344 2006-2010
Cape May County7 72.3 (64.2, 81.4) 61 2006-2010
Gloucester County7 77.7 (71.7, 84.0) 127 2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/28/2014 4:17 am.
State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
Incidence rates (cases per 100,000 population per year) are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+). Rates are for invasive cancer only (except for bladder cancer which is invasive and in situ) or unless otherwise specified. Rates calculated using SEER*Stat. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2011 US Population Data File is used for SEER and NPCR incidence rates.
§ The total count for the US (SEER+NPCR) may differ from the summation of the individual states reported in this table. The total uses data from the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission for the following states: California, Kentucky, Louisiana, and New Jersey but data for those states when shown individually are sourced from the SEER November 2012 submission.

1 Source: CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission and SEER November 2012 submission.
3 Source: SEER November 2012 submission. State Cancer Registry also receives funding from CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries.
7 Source: SEER November 2012 submission.

Interpret Rankings provides insight into interpreting cancer incidence statistics. When the population size for a denominator is small, the rates may be unstable. A rate is unstable when a small change in the numerator (e.g., only one or two additional cases) has a dramatic effect on the calculated rate.

Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.